Main Oval

The first of its kind in Australia, the La Trobe Sports Park offers a unique environment to play, teach and research sport.

Learn more about the Sports Park, including the components of Stage 2 of the redevelopment.

The La Trobe Sports Park Main Oval at the University’s Bundoora campus is the home of the La Trobe University Football Club.

Officially named Tony Sheehan Oval in honour of the Distinguished Alumni Award recipient (2010) and LTUFC club games record holder, the new state-of-the-art AFL Australian Rules Football oval is 160m in length and 130 metres at its widest point (approximately 20,000m2) making its dimensions  larger than those at Marvel Stadium.

Tony Sheehan Oval is also available for hire for community groups for competitions, trainings, events or social/general use.


  • Premier Santa Ana Couch playing surface
  • State of the art 4m x 3m Video playback scoreboard
  • Cutting edge lighting technology with 350 LUX capacity, suitable for televised night games
  • Immediate proximity to Sport Park Pavilion changing facilities
  • Access to power and data analysis

How to book

For bookings, please complete the sport facility enquiry form and we will contact you within two working days.